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WITS THEATRE: 969 FESTIVAL

Wits Theatre’s 969 Festival celebrates its 14th birthday this year with a spectacular line-up of 28 theatre, dance and music productions that will feature on both the Main and fringe stages at the National Arts Festival in 2017. Running from 14 – 30 July at the Wits Theatre in Braamfontein, the popular 969 Festival has a diverse artistic appeal showcasing …

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PIETER-DIRK UYS: THE ECHO OF NOISE

Pieter-Dirk Uys’ one-man memoir – The Echo of a Noise – is back at MonteCasino by popular demand. In April this year Pieter-Dirk Uys took The Studio at MonteCasino by storm with his provocative and deeply personal memoir The Echo of a Noise. There wasn’t a seat to be had. Now, back by popular demand, Uys will perform his acclaimed …

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STARS SHINE AT THE NALEDI’S 2017

The musical Annie came out tops at the annual Naledi Theatre Awards by garnering four awards, including Best Production of a Musical. Three other highly-acclaimed productions, Scorched, Suddenly the Storm and the musical, TAU, won three awards each at a glittering event held at the Lyric Theatre, Gold Reef City on Monday night. South African theatre in all its glory …

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BONJOUR MONSIEUR BREL

After a successful South African tour JANNIE DU TOIT will present his much loved production, BONJOUR MONSIEUR BREL at the Auto & General Theatre on the Square in Sandton for a season from the 4th – 6th July. In this production Jacques Brel’s famously imaginative texts are sung in four languages ​​and accompanied by a musical ensemble of the highest …

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ARTISTS IN SCHOOLS PROGRAMME FESTIVAL

The Sibikwa Arts Centre will come alive between 27 and 29 March, when 38 schools from around Gauteng will come together for the annual Artists in Schools Festival, which is held in partnership with the National Department of Arts & Culture. Inaugurated in 2013, the programme sees artists take up residence-type positions in public schools, where over the course of …

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THE FULL MORTY

After highly successful seasons of both their hit shows THE FULL MORTY and LIVE JUKEBOX, and the demand to bring the shows back, Ginger Cube Productions are doing just that and giving audiences a double dose of fun over one weekend with the re-staging of BOTH shows – for one night only – on Friday 31 March (The Full Morty) …

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JOBURG THEATRE

Three brand new shows at the Joburg Theatre. And that’s not all … because it’s the month of love, we are offering early-bird discounts on all three shows! Spoil the one you love by purchasing tickets to one of Joburg Theatre’s just announced shows; Gospel Spectacular, The Tenors and Calling Me Home. Plus there are many shows for you to …

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NEWSIES

Ster-Kinekor and Nouveau are excited to announce a once-off screening of one of Broadway’s most successful musicals in recent years. Disney Theatrical Productions and Fathom Events present the worldwide cinema debut of the Tony Award®-winning musical, NEWSIES – the Broadway Musical sings and dances its way onto the big screen in South Africa for one night only – Wednesday, 22 …

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DEFENDING THE CAVEMAN

The original Defending the Caveman will spend the end of the year in The Big Smoke. The comedy classic will entertain egolians at Monte Casino and The Victory Theatre through November and December. Considered one of South Africa’s best solo comedies, Defending the Caveman explores the complexities of romance and relationships with truthful hilarity. Through his Caveman, Plewman ensures his …

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MR POPPER’S PENGUINS

Just in time for the holidays! Join National Children’s Theatre (NCT) in this fun musical romp as they end the year with the premiere of Mr. Popper’s Penguins, based on the Newbery Honor book, adapted by Richard and Florence Atwater and on stage from Tuesday 08 November 2016. This playful, enchanting, comedy will send everyone out with a happy smile …